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The return of Tom Mulcair? Some New Democrats claim that he was illegitimately ousted as party leader

At the moment, the most popular article on Straight.com is “Who will replace Jagmeet Singh as leader of the federal NDP?”. Yesterday was a slow news day, so I decided to compile a list of possible successors to the embattled politician. It seemed like a worthwhile exercise, given the federal NDP’s low standing in the …

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Energy Jobs: Netflix Talent Moves to Cleantech, Exec Ousted at Tesla, GE Restructuring Continues

The energy industry may be more exciting to work in now than at any other time in recent memory, but it’s still difficult for energy companies large and small to compete against the likes of Google and Apple to recruit top talent. One cleantech startup, Lumin, which offers smart home controls via the circuit breaker, …

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A Group of Uber Investors Want Benchmark Capital Ousted From Board a Day After It Filed a Lawsuit Against Former CEO Travis Kalanick

A group of Uber shareholders is calling for venture-capital firm Benchmark Capital to be removed from Uber’s board. According to Axios‘ Dan Primack, Shervin Pishevar of Sherpa Capital, Ron Burkle of Yucaipa Companies, and Adam Leber of Maverick sent a petition Friday morning to other Uber investors and Uber’s board of directors calling for Benchmark …

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